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United States Patent D681,617
Weller ,   et al. May 7, 2013

Case for electronic device


CLAIM The ornamental design for a case for electronic device, as shown and described.
Inventors: Weller; Lucas (Fort Collins, CO), Pickett; Zachariah (Fort Collins, CO)
Name City State Country Type

Weller; Lucas
Pickett; Zachariah

Fort Collins
Fort Collins


Assignee: Otter Products, LLC (Fort Collins, CO)
Appl. No.: D/402,673
Filed: September 26, 2011

Current U.S. Class: D14/250
Current International Class: 1403
Field of Search: D14/250-253,440,203.3-203.7,217,496,248,238.1,240,447 D3/201,218,269,301,273,303,103,247 D13/103,107-108,119 220/4.02 248/309.1,371,176.3,668 361/679.56,679.3,679.25,816 379/426,433.11,455 455/575.1,575.8 206/305,320 345/173

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Other References

YouTube Review of OtterBox Defender Series Case for HTC Vivid, Raider 4G, Velocity, published on Sep. 4, 2012, <URL:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2dMMhSNhvD8. cited by examiner .
HTC Hard Shell Case for HTC Vivid 4G, Raider 4G, Velocity 4G, <URL:http://shop.htcpedia.com/htc-hard-shell-case-vivid-raider-velocit- y-4g.html>, retrieved from internet on Jan. 13, 2012. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Wright; Carla Jobe


FIG. 1 is a front isometric view of a case for electronic device showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear isometric view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof.

The broken line perimeter of the large unshaded rectangular region on the front of the case in FIGS. 1 and 3 represents a boundary of the claimed design. All other broken lines depict unclaimed environment. The broken lines and unshaded regions bounded by broken lines form no part of the claimed design.

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